Period
to 20 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 6 months to 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 213 282 327
Rank change year-on-year +69 +45 +18
Permanent jobs citing AS400 19 36 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.34% 0.34% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 0.88% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 36 35
Median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,550 £23,813 £24,800
90th Percentile £42,500 £57,500 £47,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £67,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -40.74% +68.75% -

AS400 is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,994 4,078 4,809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 35.95% 38.90% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,537 3,282 3,385
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.05% +8.13%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing AS400 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in the Midlands

AS400
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AS400 in the Midlands.

Salary trend for AS400 in the Midlands

AS400
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing AS400 in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for AS400 in the Midlands

AS400
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +80 19 £35,000 -26.32%
AS400
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, IT jobs citing AS400 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for AS400.

1 9 (47.37%) iSeries
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) IBM
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) RPG
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) SAP
5 5 (26.32%) CRM
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) Office 365
6 4 (21.05%) DevOps
6 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (21.05%) IFS
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (21.05%) RPG/400
6 4 (21.05%) RPG III
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (21.05%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (21.05%) SpecFlow
6 4 (21.05%) GDPR
6 4 (21.05%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (21.05%) Digital Economy
6 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Proactive Management
6 4 (21.05%) DB2
6 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (21.05%) FTP
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) CMS
1 4 (21.05%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (21.05%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (21.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 4 (21.05%) Azure
2 4 (21.05%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
1 4 (21.05%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (21.05%) Back Office
1 4 (21.05%) Digital Economy
2 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) IT Support
2 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (15.79%) AS400 Support
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Programmer
3 3 (15.79%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 3 (15.79%) RPG Programmer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst Programmer
4 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Business Systems Manager
4 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) RPG Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Support
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 4 (21.05%) jQuery
2 4 (21.05%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) iSeries
2 4 (21.05%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (21.05%) Mainframe
3 3 (15.79%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) CRM
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps
2 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
2 4 (21.05%) MVC
2 4 (21.05%) Proactive Management
2 4 (21.05%) Security Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
2 4 (21.05%) Test Management
2 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
3 3 (15.79%) Change Control
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) RPG
3 4 (21.05%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) RPG III
3 4 (21.05%) RPG/400
4 3 (15.79%) Python
4 3 (15.79%) Scala
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
1 4 (21.05%) ISTQB
1 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) GDPR
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) IBM
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) SAP
3 4 (21.05%) IFS
4 3 (15.79%) JDA